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Wheat and Small Grains

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A Win-Win: Building Soil Health While Gaining Yield & Profit

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The 2016 WSU Weed Control Report Has Arrived!

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Adjusting Wheat-Based Management Strategies for Oilseed Production

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First Stripe Rust Update of the 2017 Season - January 2017

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Identification and Diagnostic Programs


Plant Diagnostic Clinic

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Resistance Testing Program



Tool Box

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Wheat and Barley Production in Washington

For decades Washington has been known throughout the world as the home of high quality soft white and club wheat production. Washington farmers also raise superb hard red winter, hard white, hard red spring wheat, and barley.

In 2015 there were 2.2 million acres of wheat harvested in the state of Washington, yielding more than 111 million bushels, and barley was harvested on 100 thousand acres for a total production of 4.8 million bushels.

Winter Wheat

Spring Wheat

Soft White



Hard White



Hard Red



Total 1.64 million acres (85.3 million bushels) 605 thousand acres (23.2 million bushels)


This data was provided by the United States Department of Agriculture National Agriculture Statistics Service.

Upcoming Events

  1. WOCS Oilseed Workshops

    January 26 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  2. Columbia County Weed Board Annual Meeting

    January 26 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  3. WOCS Oilseed Workshop

    January 31 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  4. WOCS Oilseed Workshop

    February 2 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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